Cry the Beloved Country
Cry the Beloved Country (1951)

Based on the Alan Paton controversial novel of the same name and the inspiration for Kurt Weill's musical drama entitled +Lost in the Stars, this is a sentimental film about the problems of Apartheid in South Africa. Sidney Poitier and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: February 20, 1992
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Well-intentioned engaging drama about South Africa's evil system of apartheid in the 1940s.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An eloquent and moving screen interpretation of Alan Paton's classic 1948 novel set in South Africa and dealing with the transforming power of forgiveness.

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